Sailor's Home: The Haven Single Pot Still Irish Whiskey

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Key Facts This Irish Whiskey

Bottler: Sailor’s Home

Whiskey Maker:  Dr Jack Ó’Sé

Range: First Release

Region: Limerick, Ireland

Cask Type: Oloroso sherry and bourbon casks 

Alcohol by Volume: 43%

Bottle Size: 700ml

The Haven Tasting Notes

Official tasting notes

Nose: Green grapes, warm spice & honeyed oak.

Taste: Captivating creamy mouthfeel, pot spices, roasted almonds & vanilla notes.

Finish: Brown sugar, ripe black fruits.

Ed's review

Colour: Light amber; coats my copita glass, with a few slender legs crawling down.

Nose: Toasted nuts, brown butter, dark caramel, russet apples, vanilla, oak, star anise.

Palate: Medium mouthfeel, toffee apples served with vanilla cream, warming wood spice

Finish: Medium finish with the toffee apples, going through wood spice, to end with a dry note.

About This Sailor's Home Release

The Haven is the first release of the Sailor’s Home unique single pot still Irish whiskey style. It is triple pot distilled, with a mash bill of malted and unmalted Irish barley and oats.

Sailor’s Home journeyed East and West to select the finest Spanish oloroso sherry and American bourbon casks to mature this special spirit to perfection, reflecting centuries of trade from Spain through Limerick and on to the New World. This is a most enjoyable premium Irish whiskey, better than any port in a storm.

You may also like Sailor's Home The Journey, Sailor's Home The Horizon, and Sailor's Home Caravelle.

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We're based in the UK, but we can ship to many countries.

We deliver to Australia, Canada (Alberta), China, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Greece, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jersey, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macao, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Philippines, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Taiwan, UK, US (certain states*), and Vietnam.

*We can ship to the following US states duty-paid (so no further taxes for you): Alaska, California, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Louisiana,Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Wyoming.

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All alcoholic products sold by TopWhiskies are sold subject to UK alcohol tax, which is already included in the price.

UK sales are subject to VAT (currently 20%), which is included in the price. Sales outside of the UK are not subject to this tax, and international prices do not include it.

We use a specialist US shipper who sorts out US taxes. These costs are factored into the US shipping charges. So shipping may look pricey, but remember it covers your taxes as well.

For all other territories, including those in Europe, please note: your order could be subject to local sales taxes and duties upon arrival in the destination country. All additional charges are the responsibility of the recipient. As customs policies vary widely from country to country, TopWhiskies has no control over these charges, so you should contact your local customs office for further information. If you refuse to pay any import duties and taxes, this could result in the goods being destroyed by customs or being returned back to us - any refund offered would include a deduction of our costs. 

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In the UK we use Royal Mail, Parcelforce and APC. US orders are sent via UPS. International orders use FedEx and DHL.

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